from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Having heavy or sagging jowls.

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  • adjective Having conspicuous jowls.

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  • adjective having sagging folds of flesh beneath the chin or lower jaw


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  • 'His accent was still thick and his face still handsome, in a jowly kind of way.' -Club Dead, by Charlaine Harris

    February 5, 2011